Ohio University's RN-to-BSN Program

Ohio University's RN-to-BSN Program Stay connected to Ohio University’s online RN-to-BSN program, which is designed for RNs to pursue an education and advance professionally.

Ohio University’s online RN-to-BSN program provides an affordable, flexible option for RNs to earn a bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN). Whether you are exploring an online BSN degree, are already in the OHIO RN-to-BSN program, or have earned your degree from OHIO, this page will keep you posted about program news and University happenings. “Like” this page to stay current on what’s new at OHIO, changes to the program, and other important notices.

#SymposiumSaturday 9/25/19 Iowa CityThe Advanced Practice Institute prepares nursing leaders to guide colleagues and tea...
07/20/2019
Advanced Practice Institute: Promoting Adoption of Evidence-Based Practice

#SymposiumSaturday 9/25/19 Iowa City
The Advanced Practice Institute prepares nursing leaders to guide colleagues and teams in the integration of evidence-based knowledge into practice. For more information, visit https://uihc.org/advanced-practice-institute-promoting-adoption-evidence-based-practice

This is an advanced program designed to build skills in the most challenging steps of the evidence-based practice process and in creating an organizational infrastructure to support evidence-based health care. Participants will be able to implement, evaluate, and sustain EBP changes in complex healt...

07/19/2019

#FunFactFriday
USA secured its fourth Women's World Cup title (1991, 1999, 2015 and 2019), now winning twice as many Women's World Cup tournaments as any other nation.
Megan Rapinoe became the first player to score a penalty in a Women's World Cup final

07/18/2019
Online Survey | Built with Qualtrics Experience Management™

#ThursdayThoughts Participate in a research study on healthcare cost, quality, &access
Have you experienced any problems in the US healthcare system regarding the cost of services,access to care, and/or quality of care provided? We want to hear your story: https://ohio.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_1M2TFEweLDYzD2B

Qualtrics makes sophisticated research simple and empowers users to capture customer, product, brand & employee experience insights in one place.

#WednesdayWisdom
07/17/2019

#WednesdayWisdom

07/16/2019

Interested in learning more about one of our many academic programs? Contact us at:
Telephone: 740.593.4494
Toll Free: 1.800.560.0144
Fax: 740.593.0286
[email protected]

#TrendingTuesday 6 facts nurses need to know about pressure injurieshttps://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/12/6-facts-pressu...
07/16/2019
6 facts about pressure injuries nurses need to know

#TrendingTuesday 6 facts nurses need to know about pressure injuries
https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/12/6-facts-pressure-injuries-nurses-need-know/

Editor's note: We have partnered with The Wound Care Education Institute to raise awareness about the devastating effects of wound care knowledge gaps in the U.S. healthcare system. Our goal is to educate clinicians to empower themselves and their organizations to combat these gaps through wound car...

#SymposiumSaturday 9/20/19 LA, California18th UCLA Annual Research and Evidence Based Practice Conference: From Bench to...
07/13/2019
Annual Research and Evidence-Based Practice Conference - UCLA Department of Nursing - Los Angeles, CA

#SymposiumSaturday 9/20/19 LA, California
18th UCLA Annual Research and Evidence Based Practice Conference: From Bench to Bedside: Reducing Risk, Advancing Care

For more information, visit https://www.uclahealth.org/nursing/ebpconference

Please join us for the 18th Annual Research and Evidence-Based Practice Conference on September 20, 2019 at the UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center.

07/12/2019

#FunFactFriday On this day in 1960 Etch-a-Sketch goes on sale, contrary to popular belief it is not possible to make Thermite from the dust found inside an Etch A Sketch

#WednesdayWisdom
07/10/2019

#WednesdayWisdom

#TrendingTuesday Surveillance camera use in schools https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/11/surveillance-cameras-privacy-i...
07/09/2019
Are surveillance cameras privacy issues in school clinics?

#TrendingTuesday Surveillance camera use in schools https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/11/surveillance-cameras-privacy-issues-school-clinics/

A health services coordinator submitted a question about the use of surveillance cameras in school-based clinics. She was concerned about surveillance cameras privacy issues on students and staff who seek medical care there. In addition, the nurse was concerned that RNs working in the clinics were b...

07/08/2019

#MindandBodyMonday The current aerobic exercise guidelines recommend at least 150 mins/week of moderate physical activity or 75 mins/week of vigorous physical activity.
Strength training exercises for all major muscle groups should be done at least two days/week. Aim to do a single set of each exercise, using a weight or resistance level heavy enough to tire your muscles after about 12 to 15 repetitions

#SymposiumSaturday 9/13 Pittsburgh, PAUPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh presents “Pediatric Nursing: What’s N...
07/06/2019
Pediatric Nursing Conference | Children's Hospital Pittsburgh

#SymposiumSaturday 9/13 Pittsburgh, PA
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh presents “Pediatric Nursing: What’s Now? What’s Next?”. Breakout sessions highlighting clinical projects, education, and research studies. For more information, please visit http://www.chp.edu/health-care-professionals/cme/other-cme/nursing-conference.

Learn more about the pediatric nursing conference at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

07/05/2019

#FunFactFriday
The American Pyrotechnics Association (APA) estimates that more than 14,000 fireworks displays light up U.S. skies each 4th of July.
APA executive director Julie Heckman said fireworks professionals plan for about 11 months for 1 month of booming business.

Happy 4th of July Bobcats!Did you know congress made Independence Day an official unpaid holiday for federal employees i...
07/04/2019

Happy 4th of July Bobcats!
Did you know congress made Independence Day an official unpaid holiday for federal employees in 1870
Only John Hancock actually signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776
The Declaration of Independence was signed by 56 men from 13 colonies.

#WednesdayWisdom
07/03/2019

#WednesdayWisdom

#TrendingTuesday Nurses are trying to lower cesarean rates in the US https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/06/nurses-ramp-e...
07/02/2019
Nurses ramp up efforts to lower U.S. cesarean rates

#TrendingTuesday Nurses are trying to lower cesarean rates in the US https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/06/nurses-ramp-efforts-lower-cesarean-rates/

In the United States, cesarean births have increased from 20% to 32% over the past 22 years. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports cesarean rates as high as 37% in states such as Florida and Louisiana. Studies also have shown rates vary widely from hospital to hospital. While C-sect...

#SymposiumSaturday 9/13-16 Washington, DC14th International Family Nursing Conference - Social Determinants of Family He...
06/29/2019
International Family Nursing Association -

#SymposiumSaturday 9/13-16 Washington, DC
14th International Family Nursing Conference - Social Determinants of Family Health: Expanding Family Nursing Capacity (IFNC14). Build knowledge about family-related issues.
For more information, visit http://www.internationalfamilynursing.org/.

IFNA Mission & VisionCore Values The International Family Nursing Association embraces a compassionate family focus on health, social justice, human dignity and respect for all. Vision Nurses transforming health for families worldwide. Mission The mission of the International Family Nursing Associat...

06/28/2019

#FunFactFriday Facts about the 4th of July
Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence on a "laptop," which was a writing desk that could fit on one's lap.
The "Star Spangled Banner" was written by Francis Scott Key

#ThursdayThoughts How do you feel about the "Common language of health"?
06/27/2019
Keynote speaker for CHSP's 'Serving the Underserved' nursing conference shares a message about the 'common language of health' | Ohio University

#ThursdayThoughts How do you feel about the "Common language of health"?

Dr. Ruth Carrico, PhD, DNP, APRN, associate professor and family nurse practitioner at the University of Louisville’s School of Medicine, served as the keynote speaker for this year’s “Serving the Underserved” Evidence Based Practice and Research Conference presented by Ohio University’s S...

#WednesdayWisdom
06/26/2019

#WednesdayWisdom

#TrendingTuesday How moral Distress, Courage and resilience impact nursing care https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/04/mo...
06/25/2019
How moral distress, courage and resilience impact nursing care

#TrendingTuesday How moral Distress, Courage and resilience impact nursing care
https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/06/04/moral-distress-courage-resilience-impact-nursing-care/

Moral dilemmas, decisions and that third ‘D’ in nursing — moral distress — call for courage and resilience It’s a normal part of life to have some distress. It’s something none of you want, and all of us try to avoid. Often the cause of emotional and physical pain that can upset and disr...

#SymposiumSaturday 7/18-19/19 Philadelphia, PAFundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) ConferenceKnowledge and skills in...
06/22/2019
Fundamental Critical Care Support 2019 | SKMC Office of CME

#SymposiumSaturday 7/18-19/19 Philadelphia, PA
Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) Conference
Knowledge and skills in: Mechanical ventilation, Airway management, Diagnosis&management of shock, Cardiopulmonary/cerebral resuscitation and more!
http://ow.ly/SPaX50usvse

Jefferson is proud to be a licensed provider for The Society of Critical Care Medicine's (SCCM) internationally recognized Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS).

#FunFactFriday The top 5 safest cities in Ohio are as follows: Brecksville, Sylvania, Solon, Seven Hills, North Ridgevil...
06/21/2019
Safest Cities in Ohio, 2019 | National Council For Home Safety and Security

#FunFactFriday The top 5 safest cities in Ohio are as follows: Brecksville, Sylvania, Solon, Seven Hills, North Ridgeville. See more from the national council of home safety and security at: https://www.alarms.org/safest-cities-in-ohio/

Ohio – A midwestern state in the Great Lakes area, Ohio became one of the major industrial powerhouses of the US in the 19th and 20th centuries and was famous for its automobile industry. Well known politically as a swing and bellwether state, it suffered significant hardships in its manufacturing...

#WednesdayWisdom You are the future of nursing!
06/19/2019

#WednesdayWisdom You are the future of nursing!

AHEC - Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
06/18/2019

AHEC - Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine - Area Health Education Center (AHEC) - P.U.L.S.E. Program visit to Ohio University School of Nursing.

AHEC - Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
06/18/2019

AHEC - Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

Friday, June 7th - The Area Health Education Center - P.U.L.S.E. Program (Professional/Unique/Learning/Shadowing/Experience) spent the afternoon with Nursing Technology Tri-County Career Center Students at the Ohio University School of Nursing for an afternoon of learning and hands-on simulation. Thanks, Ohio University School of Nursing!

06/18/2019
When can ordered medication administration result in liability?

#TrendingTuesday When can ordered medication administration result in liability?
http://ow.ly/gWOP50ux8ev

April Raymond called 911 and asked for a well-being check on her two children, who were with her ex-husband, Cameron. She told 911 operators that Cameron was telling her about “the end of the world,” that she would never hear her children’s voices again and sent her “bizarre texts about bloo...

#MindandBodyMonday Chewing gum can help to relieve stress, more facts about gum here: http://ow.ly/EMtL50ux7L2
06/17/2019
Chewing Gum: Good or Bad?

#MindandBodyMonday Chewing gum can help to relieve stress, more facts about gum here: http://ow.ly/EMtL50ux7L2

People have been chewing gum in various forms for thousands of years. This article explores the health benefits and risks of chewing gum.

#SymposiumSaturday 7/16-19/19 — Reno, NevadaThis year, NAHN boldly address timely issues surrounding "A Climate of Cha...
06/15/2019
Event Display

#SymposiumSaturday 7/16-19/19 — Reno, Nevada
This year, NAHN boldly address timely issues surrounding "A Climate of Change: Nurses Taking Action to Achieve Health Equity." https://nahnnet.org/NAHN/Events/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=CONF2019A&WebsiteKey=7b8d5dc9-61e1-4774-b09d-64fd89d9579b.

44th Annual Conference Reno Tahoe, Nevada, July 16-19, 2019This year, NAHN boldly addresses timely issues surrounding"A Climate of Change: Nurses Taking Action to Achieve Health Equity".

06/14/2019

#FunFactFriday Did you know the first idea for fathers day was in 1924? President Calvin Coolidge publicly supported plans for a national Father's Day
Fathers can come in all different shapes and sizes- Don't forget to thank your fathers today!

#ThursdayThoughts Benefits of an online education:https://www.ccaurora.edu/programs-classes/online-learning/benefits-onl...
06/13/2019
Benefits of Online Education | Community College of Aurora in Colorado: Aurora, Denver Metro, and Online

#ThursdayThoughts Benefits of an online education:
https://www.ccaurora.edu/programs-classes/online-learning/benefits-online-education?mc_cid=4c1c4d52c4&mc_eid=%5bUNIQID%5d
For more information on our program contact us at:
740.593.4494
800.560.0144 (toll free)
740.593.0286 (fax)
Email: [email protected]

An online education is preferred by individuals who may not be able to make it for classes in a traditional brick and mortar kind of college due to various reasons. Below we'll examine some of the benefits this exciting education provides to such students. Benefits of Online Education 1. Flexibility

#WednesdayWisdom
06/12/2019

#WednesdayWisdom

#TrendingTuesday How difficult patients and situations lead to moral and ethical dilemmashttps://www.nurse.com/blog/2019...
06/11/2019
How difficult patient situations can lead to moral and ethical dilemmas

#TrendingTuesday How difficult patients and situations lead to moral and ethical dilemmas
https://www.nurse.com/blog/2019/05/28/difficult-patient-situations-lead-moral-ethical-dilemmas/

Healthcare professionals in all disciplines are called upon frequently to deal with unique and difficult patient situations. As nurses, you spend more time with patients than any other profession and deal with difficult patient situations frequently because of the front line position you hold within...

#SYmposiumSaturday 8/12-14/19 Naples, Florida18th Annual Primary Care Focus Symposium- This symposium will provide recen...
06/08/2019
Symposium Page

#SYmposiumSaturday 8/12-14/19 Naples, Florida
18th Annual Primary Care Focus Symposium- This symposium will provide recent advances in sleep disorders, diabetes treatment, frequent falls in the elderly, etc. More info: http://PrimaryCareFocus.BaptistHealth.net

The primary care practitioner has the special and important responsibility to diagnose and manage patients with every category of ailment, injury and disease. This symposium will provide practical, evidence-based strategies to strengthen healthcare competencies. The expert faculty will explain recen...

#FunFactFriday what to do if you get sunburn: Take a cool bath, Apply a topical moisturizer, aloe gel, hydrocortisone cr...
06/07/2019
Facts About Sunburn

#FunFactFriday what to do if you get sunburn: Take a cool bath, Apply a topical moisturizer, aloe gel, hydrocortisone cream, or a topical pain reliever to sunburned skin. Avoid commercial products that contain Benadryl or benzocaine, Do not open blisters.
https://integrisok.com/resources/articles/facts-about-sunburn

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the US and exposure to the sun is the leading cause of skin cancer.

Ohio University Infectious and Tropical Disease Institute
06/05/2019

Ohio University Infectious and Tropical Disease Institute

Goood morning bobcats!! We are starting this beautiful Monday sharing some of the incredible experiences that the nursing students are living during their #StudyAbroad program in #Ecuador.

This past weekend they visited the Machacuyaku community where they learned about #MedicinalPlants and #TraditionalMedicine. They also spent some time playing with children in the community and gave them some materials for the local school.

Today they are visiting Hospital Jose Maria Velasco Ibarra del Tena to gain some clinical experience with two nursing students from PUCE_Ecuador! Way to go bobcats!

Ohio University Office of Global Opportunities

#StudyAbroad #OUohYEah #Bobcats #OhioUniversity #NursingSchool #HealthForAll

Address

Grover Center
Athens, OH
45701

Alerts

Be the first to know and let us send you an email when Ohio University's RN-to-BSN Program posts news and promotions. Your email address will not be used for any other purpose, and you can unsubscribe at any time.

Contact The University

Send a message to Ohio University's RN-to-BSN Program:

Videos

Nearby universities